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Huawei, like China, does not seek global dominance

No nation can exist on its own today. Huawei is not seeking global dominance, but cooperation. So is China.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/2 19:13:42

Rational solution needs to be explored to sort out capital-labor relations

We need to prioritize the protection of legitimate rights and interests of workers and other grassroots groups and actively promote the cause under the rule of law.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/1 18:53:39

Harsh punishment helps China's anti-drug campaign

China has not abolished the death penalty based on its own history and current conditions. It is China's sovereignty and Beijing has the right to enact and enforce its own laws. Chinese courts are exercising increasing prudence in giving death penalty, yet it won't give the wrongdoer a way out simply because the criminal is a foreigner.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/27 20:08:40

China-US relations to tread more cautiously in 2019

Given China's strength and Americans'desire for a peaceful life, Washington cannot act unscrupulously against China. But uncertainties plague relations. In the face of American elites who want to contain China, Beijing should carry out reform and opening-up with gusto to become more prosperous, open and powerful.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/26 18:13:40

What Cuba can learn from China's reform and opening-up

Anyone who tries to understand Chinese experiences or models, or anyone who has tried to forecast China's future, should first of all understand why and how China is sticking to reform and opening-up. Openness brings progress and closing one's doors against the world only leads to falling behind.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/25 19:53:39

'On Protracted War' teaches China to be persistent with reform

In spite of external pressure from the US, we will promote reform and opening-up in accordance with our designed pace and timetable. In this sense, the significance and application of On Protracted War nowadays lie in that it has taught us to be persistent – in meeting our targets through continuous reform and opening-up.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/24 19:28:39

Christmas is celebrated in China, but excessive commercialization is curbed

It's been 40 years since reform and opening-up and absorbing the essence of Western culture is one of the crucial reasons for the country's huge progress. Why would China shut its door to Western civilization now, including Christmas?
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/23 19:08:40

Beijing starts buying US soybeans, Washington needs to reciprocate

China will never yield to such political blackmail.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/20 18:28:41

Can US realize technological decoupling from China?

As capital, talent and technology flow worldwide, China's technological exchanges with other countries are reciprocal. Stifling Huawei, Washington will only get itself stuck in the mud.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/19 21:08:40

US suppressing Huawei is unfair persecution

Huawei's case sets up an extremely unfair stumbling block to China's rightful development.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/18 18:51:30

Is neo-McCarthyism what US elites want to see?

We should be vigilant that the trade dispute has already spilled into US public domain, and among intellectuals and academics.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/17 17:03:36

Canada Goose in crosshairs as Beijing-Ottawa ties sour

It's understandable that some angry Chinese consumers are asking people to boycott Canadian goods. After all, all consumers around the world hope other countries will respect their homeland.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/16 17:48:40

Canada must set Meng completely free, and this is why

Trump may believe he showed goodwill to China, but he is actually feeding the belief that Meng's episode is nothing more than a political case.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/13 17:07:21

Does Google matter to development of China's internet?

Whether Google comes back or not is of little influence to China's future internet development, nor will China interfere in Google's decision。
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/12 20:42:26

Do not let US drive wedge into Sino-Japanese ties

China's market is much larger than Japan's, and will certainly be much bigger than the US' in the future. Tokyo need not toe the American line and should defend its privilege to take prudent business decisions in keeping with its sovereign rights.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/11 15:38:40

Washington's move to stifle Huawei will undermine itself

In the end, is the US threatening Chinese companies or its own enterprises?
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/10 21:57:13

Diplomatic naiveté puts Canada in awkward position

Canada shouldn't have made itself an accomplice in containing China's tech development. This is no good to its interests as China will react powerfully to any efforts to thwart the country's development.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/9 20:26:33

Europe's bruises need more than Pompeo's sweet wooing

If Washington truly walks on a path Pompeo described, its journey is destined to be an exhausting one and will end up badly. The path will have to be given up sooner or later, and Europe is surely not listening to and following the US this time.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/6 17:08:41